John MacNeil

Rebels’ iron-man Mayor withstands broken wrist

While the Red Deer Rebels’ season has been punctuated with injury after injury, third-year forward Colten Mayor has endured as a warrior, even though he hasn’t escaped the doctor’s office.

  • Feb 3, 2012

Optimist Rebels’ leading scorer omitted from all-stars

At any level, from peewee to the NHL, all-star selections are a subjective process at the best of times.

  • Jan 20, 2012

Mac’s produces plenty of WHL prospects

It was indeed a wild finish for the Winnipeg Wild at the Mac’s midget AAA international hockey tournament in Calgary a year ago.

  • Dec 30, 2011

Tigers hope to clash in world junior tourney

If the stars align for Medicine Hat Tigers goaltender Tyler Bunz, he’ll spend New Year’s Eve back home in Edmonton, decked out in a Team Canada jersey and facing buddy Emerson Etem of Team USA.

  • Dec 2, 2011

Oil Kings bolster lineup with California kid

Tyler Maxwell’s plans for U.S. Thanksgiving took a major turn Thursday, but he was thankful nonetheless.

  • Nov 25, 2011

Golden boy Jardine makes NCAA hockey plans

Chicago Blackhawks prospect Sam Jardine of Lacombe put an exclamation mark on an eventful week Wednesday when he signed his letter of intent to play with Ohio State University, beginning next season.

  • Nov 18, 2011

Big Valley’s Mappin on course for WHL

The Everett Silvertips are reeling this week after parting company with overage forward Tyler Maxwell, the franchise’s career goal-scoring leader. Maxwell had requested a trade, and Everett management responded by sending the California kid home.

  • Nov 11, 2011